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The Aitutaki lagoon is undeniably one of the most beautiful in the world and a visit to our Paradise would not be complete without joining us for a fun filled day cruising this spectacular natural wonder. We offer a range of tours and lagoon taxi...more
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

My advice is simple - take a private boat tour with Bishops. As a family of four we paid little more than it would have cost us on a group tour and got an entire day with a boat and guide to ourselves exploring the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank NarelleR27
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We were picked up from our resort and spent the rest of the day on board Bishops cruise....plastic chairs set up take in the beautiful views of different islands...stopping at one for photos then on to snorkel and swim with the trevally ...what a wonderful...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank RosemarieG917
Reviewed 15 July 2017

A day Lagoon cruise is a must do when visiting the gorgeous island of Aitutaki. Aitutaki Village had comp'd us a Bishop Lagoon Day Cruise with lunch with our 5 night stay. This was our second trip to Aitutaki and absolutely loved it! From the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank CocoMos
Reviewed 13 July 2017

My family wanted to experience the beauty of Aitutaki Lagoon. When booking tours we prefer private tours so we can focus on what we enjoy rather than fitting in the box with the crowds. My husband’s hobby is photography and videography so he prefers to...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 17 June 2017

The truth about Aitutaki lagoon: as picturesque as this lagoon may appear from the air it is biologically almost dead. Do not expect a snorkeling paradise when you visit Aitutaki. You will be disappointed. The water in the lagoon is milky and it only clears...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Robert R
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed the day. Very informative. Great that it was a small friendly group. Saw lots of fish including giant trevelli. Nice barbeque lunch on one foot island. Very good value for money.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank TravelAlways75398
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We wanted a tailor made half day of snorkelling and island hopping and it was great Not cheap but sometimes that's what you want The boat and guide were excellent and it was money well spent

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Julie1958594
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Once our guide got over his grumpy mood we had an amazing day. As there were only 8 on our tour we went on a small boat which, I think, was an advantage. However don't expect any luxury as all very basic. The weather was...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Jaine C
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Just 7 of us on this excursion, and one guy elected not to snorkel. We were picked up on time, and headed off to our 1st motu stop for a stroll on the beach there. Then we headed to our first snorkel stop, and as...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Bob S
Reviewed 20 February 2017

By far the highlight of the trip to Aitutaki. It sure is worth the money. Bishops was cheaper compared to the Vaka cruise. If the money dose not bother I would take the Vaka but I don’t regret my decision to take the Bishop cruise...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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